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Apr 22, 2014: While you don't require cricket skills to run a national board, you do need a deft touch and diplomatic skills to deal with vested interests, million-dollar contracts, and cut-throat competition
Apr 9, 2014: There is much to learn from the World T20 in Bangladesh but expect different skill sets to come into play in next year's 50-over World Cup
Mar 27, 2014: Officials spend precious time scrutinising bowlers' foot faults but ignore it when non-strikers gain unfair head starts
Mar 13, 2014: It's hard for everyone to agree on what constitutes acceptable boundaries when it comes to on-field behaviour. It's best if the ICC spells it out
Feb 27, 2014: Why does television seem to think that cricket followers only want to know about their team when it is winning?
Feb 19, 2014: John Inverarity and Co weathered unfair criticism for picking Shaun Marsh, but now they need to be lauded for their bold decision
Feb 11, 2014: It might be time to go back to more traditional methods of preparation: long periods of batting and bowling in place of hours spent in the gym, in ice baths, and on the massage table
Feb 2, 2014: If it ultimately comes down to the athlete's skill, then maybe it's time to dispense with the big crews that accompany teams these days
Jan 23, 2014: If they had to play to be paid, would they allow their handlers to rest them so often?
Jan 15, 2014: Is there any thrill in watching one of the world's fastest bowlers bowl illegal deliveries aimed at the body of an annoying talk-show host with zero batting skills?
Jan 6, 2014: It often seems that only pitches that assist fast bowlers through the game are considered up to standard
Jan 1, 2014: World records are being broken but it points to a deficit in skills at the international level
Dec 26, 2013: Plenty of players bid farewell to the game in 2013 - an unusual number of great ones among them
Dec 15, 2013: Quiet, unassuming, polite and humble, Hashim Amla remains a terrific role model
Dec 10, 2013: The tourists have no excuses for their poor showing. They have simply not been good enough against quality bowling on lively pitches
Dec 3, 2013: Players insist that what's said on the field doesn't affect them, but then why do it at all? And why go up in arms when someone seemingly crosses the line?
Nov 28, 2013: Michael Clarke has gained praise in some quarters for showing mongrel by sledging. What sort of message does that send?
Nov 22, 2013: A Brisbane newspaper's campaign to vilify Stuart Broad has backfired spectacularly, and deservedly, as it wrongly portrays Australian fans as churlish and immature
Nov 19, 2013: Is his image a carefully constructed bubble that will one day be pricked? Everyone I have asked emphatically disagrees
Nov 13, 2013: A certain famous legspinner has shown he does not quite get leadership - in contrast to the two captains in the upcoming Ashes series
The controversy surrounding the IPL has done little to deter fans in UAE from flocking the stadiums, as they gear up to watch the Indian stars in action for the first time since 2006
Plays of the day from the IPL match between Kolkata Knight Riders and Mumbai Indians in Abu Dhabi
Twenty years ago this week, Brian Lara became Test cricket's highest scorer, but he almost didn't make it
Mahela Jayawardene and Kumar Sangakkara go over their World T20 win, and feel grateful to have fans whose support remains unwavering in victory and defeat
The former Indian openers haven't been shining lately, but the IPL presents an opportunity for them to show their class
Having the top Associate team play the lowest-ranked Test side without the threat of relegation shows how votes mean more to the ICC than results
They were making good progress in building a world-class side, but not getting rid of Kevin Pietersen after the texting saga in 2012 cost them greatly
Brian Lara's 375 had a sense of inevitability to it, while the 400 came amid a backdrop of strikes and the threat of a whitewash
If they are to live up to their potential in next year's World Cup at home, they need to look within and search for inspiration pronto